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spooky owl cup cakes

★★★★★ 1
a recipe by
Amy H.
Detroit, MI

I've seen these done using the whole cup cake, but I've yet to make cup cakes big enough to fit the entire oreo cookie so I started making them this way and they are still adorable and fit on the plate! You can buy the bags of all one color M&Ms at most party supply or bakers supply stores.

★★★★★ 1
serves 12-14
prep time 15 Min
cook time 20 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For spooky owl cup cakes

  • 1 box
    dark chocolate cake
  • 1 can
    dark chocolate fudge frosting
  • 1 pkg
    oreo cookies
  • 1 pkg
    black m&ms
  • 1 pkg
    yellow m&ms

How To Make spooky owl cup cakes

  • 1
    Make cup cakes according to package directions. Let cool and frost with dark chocolate fudge frosting.
  • 2
    Separate an oreo cookie leaving the filling intact.
  • 3
    Break the frosting side of the cookie in half.
  • 4
    Press a black M&M into the whit frosting of each half for eye ball. Then press them with pointy side up into top of cup cakes.
  • 5
    turn yellow M&M side ways and press into cup cake between the eyes for a beak.